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Illegal Immigrants Arrested in Brewster County

BREWSTER COUNTY, TX (KWES) -

Deputies with the Brewster County Sheriff's Office arrested two illegal immigrants that were aboard a Union Pacific train near Marathon.

Officials say the two men jumped off near Highway 90 when they were caught.

Both men have criminal records in New York and had been deported before.

They tried to re-enter the United States through the Laredo area, before boarding the train.

Both men were turned over to the U.S. Border Patrol.

The game warden and the Brewster County Sheriff's Office are investigating.

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